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Crossword No. 1624

07 January 2022

by Paul Henderson

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5 Various patterns visible in church area (8)

8 Landing place a painter perhaps depicted in painting? (6)

10 One agnostic surprisingly harvesting grain for churchgoers (13)

11 Match official or manager’s beginning to change (6)

12 Advanced name for period at Oxford (4,4)

13 Specify limits to doctrine? Excellent! (6)

14 Information given to girl identifying centre of Calvinism (6)

17 Carol keeps friendly, acting in a group (8)

19 Mancunian town displaying short OT book (6)

21 This false sense mostly disguised a lack of belief (13)

22 Allergen in food? Excess quantity leads to eating nervously (6)

23 Description of a battle between campanologists? (4-4)


1 Old lady’s first among people to be a source of prophecy (6)

2 Boat operator — female with many at sea admitting blunder (8)

3 Statement about team with one sent off in hurry (6)

4 Unusual case presented by region in biblical city (8)

6 Methodist, perhaps, will have no crimson font arranged (13)

7 On-off switch, say, got flipped, restricting source of light (6)

9 Scope’s altered after revising statement of belief (8,5)

13 Ruin feathers, beginning to flatten every single
one (8)

15 Service still very good? No good (8)

16 A sin? Certainly! (6)

18 I note worker’s already being dealt with (2,4)

20 Element of divineness effectively upset member of Jewish sect (6)

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